The Daily Northwestern

ASG, DU organize open mic night to raise money for Sandy-affected

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 18, 2012

Filed under Campus, Greek, Student Government

Associated Student Government partnered with Delta Upsilon fraternity Friday night to host an open mic night benefiting those affected by Superstorm Sandy. “One Night Stand,” Friday’s event at the DU house, marked the...

ASG allocates student group funding, announces emergency response team

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Campus Editor

November 15, 2012

Filed under Campus, Greek, Student Government

Associated Student Government finalized supplemental funding for A-status student groups and announced the formation of a new emergency response team at Wednesday’s weekly Senate meeting. Prior to the meeting, the student...

ASG senator, initially elected as a joke, resigns

Sophia Bollag, Reporter

November 14, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Government

A former Associated Student Government senator whose friends elected him in jest resigned from his position earlier this month. In October, Brandon Green's friends in the Communications Residential College began a write-in campa...

Letter to the Editor: Nominate teachers for secondary education award

November 14, 2012

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Dear Fellow Seniors, Teachers are in the unique position to inspire and transform us, forever altering and improving our lives. My mentor in high school was Robert Berg. In the classroom, Mr. Berg taught AP Macroeconomics....

Student group creates clay bones to raise awareness of genocide

Edward Cox, Reporter

November 11, 2012

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Students from Arts in the Community model clay skulls, rib bones and collar bones as part of the One Million Bones project, a nationwide program designed to raise awareness about modern-day genocide. Each bone created represents...

Environmental leader advocates governmental change, student activism

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

November 8, 2012

Filed under Academic, Campus

An experienced environmental activist and policymaker shared his vision for a sustainable American policy and encouraged young people to engage in environmental advocacy Thursday afternoon at Northwestern. James Gustave Speth,...

University Career Services looks to increase student awareness after 75 years

Paulina Firozi, Campus Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Campus

As University Career Services celebrates its 75th year, it hopes to continue to appeal to students' needs through updated online services and increased promotion. While UCS is planning many special events in Winter and Spring...